John Edwards Leonard

John Edwards Leonard

Birth
Fairville, Chester County, Pennsylvania, USA
Death 15 Mar 1878 (aged 32)
Havana, La Habana, Cuba
Burial Lima, Delaware County, Pennsylvania, USA
Memorial ID 21416764 · View Source
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US Congressman. He was admitted to the bar in 1870 and commenced law practice at Monroe, Louisiana. He was District Attorney of the thirteenth judicial district of Louisiana in 1871 and 1872, and elected associate justice of the State Supreme Court in 1876. In 1877, he was elected as a Republican to the Forty-fifth Congress and served until his death.

Bio by: John "J-Cat" Griffith


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  • Added: 7 Sep 2007
  • Find a Grave Memorial 21416764
  • Find a Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for John Edwards Leonard (21 Sep 1845–15 Mar 1878), Find a Grave Memorial no. 21416764, citing Middletown Preparative Burying Ground, Lima, Delaware County, Pennsylvania, USA ; Maintained by Find A Grave .